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Executive Order: Dakota Access & Keystone XL Pipeline To Move Forward?
ChristinaC Jan 31, 2017

On January 24th, President Trump made a statement by signing off on the continuation of two major oil pipelines that have made headlines in the United States: The Dakota Access and Keystone XL.... Read More

Plastic vs. Reusable Bags: Which Bag Is Best?
EmmamHowe Jan 18, 2017

Did you know that you need to reuse a canvas bag 171 times to mitigate the environmental impacts over a plastic bag? But now, due to the looming threat of climate change and the overfilling... Read More

Green Building Predictions - What Can we Expect from 2017?
Allison Friedman Jan 17, 2017

Top 10 Predictions for 2017:   It isn't easy being green, but importantly, we can accomplish more if we work together this year, and beyond.    1.  This... Read More

Planning Livability Instead of Aging in Place

Planning Livability Instead of Aging in Place By: Olga G. Alvarez, ASID, IIDA, CAPS, LEED-AP ID+C, EBOM, GGP When trying to define the word “sustainable”, what comes to mind is... Read More

How to Green Your Home with Ease
Brosa Dec 09, 2016

We all want to pitch in to help the environment but it can seem daunting. Never fear because here are a few ways you can transform your home into an eco-friendly oasis.   If... Read More

Tesla Unveils Revolutionary Solar Panels After Summer Merger with SolarCity
Jack_Benoit Nov 30, 2016

Tesla Unveils Revolutionary Solar Panels After Summer Merger with SolarCity    p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 15.0px Arial; color: #1061c8} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px... Read More

Hurricane Matthew - How to Weather a Power Outage Using the 4 Phases of Emergency Management

Hurricane Matthew How to Weather a Power Outage Using the 4 Phases of Emergency Management Photo credit: Jocelyn Augustino/FEMA When Hurricane Matthew tore through the Caribbean... Read More

Eco-Friendly Options for Roofing Clients and How to Sell Them

Repairing and replacing a roof is one of the biggest and most important home improvement projects that homeowners undertake. With a wide variety of options at varying price points, it can be... Read More

Developments in Lighting
Interior Elements Nov 08, 2016

There is quite a buzz in the world of artificial lighting these days. In recent years saving energy by swapping out light bulbs with the latest energy efficient technology utilizing associated... Read More

Energy Star: A Leading Label in Voluntary Energy Conservation
EmmamHowe Nov 07, 2016

Long popular, Energy Star has increasingly become a top symbol for energy conservation and going green, helping save families and businesses $300 billion on utility bills while at the same time... Read More